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Emerging Plastics Recycling Technologies: Where Are They Headed? Part 2

August 8, 2022

Via: Waste360

As the tidal wave of plastic waste continues to swell, the world finds itself in the midst of a “perfect storm” of sorts – a storm precipitated by intensifying public awareness around the material’s environmental impacts; international plastic exportation bans; and domestic, state-level policies aimed at tackling plastic waste.

Attention to the issue has amplified with COVID-19-driven spikes in single-use plastics, and as parties to the Basel Convention—189 countries— have pledged to stop exporting plastic waste to countries without those countries’ approval.

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